Dequeen Junior High School

1803 West Colter, De Queen, AR 71832 | (870) 642-3077
  • Grades: 8-9
  • Student Enrollment: 325
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 325 middle and high school students from grades 8-9
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1803 W Colter, De Queen, AR 71832
School District Details
  • Dequeen School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,937
  • Graduation Rate: 86.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 5.6%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.0
  • Enrolled Students: 2,521

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 325
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 6.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 169 (52.0%)
  • Females: 156 (48.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 27 (8.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 213 (65.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 240 (73.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dequeen Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian82.5%
Black164.9%
Asian--
Hispanic19058.5%
White11134.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dequeen Junior High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade16049.2%
9th Grade16550.8%
Source: AR Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Dequeen Junior High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on Benchmark and End-of-Course state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra
  • Geometry
  • Literacy
  • Math

Benchmark - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Literacy Test
201075.0%76.0%76.0%
 
Math Test
201079.0%76.0%63.0%
 

End-of-Course - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End-of-Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra Test
201085.0%82.0%76.0%
 
Geometry Test
2010100.0%80.0%69.0%
 
Source: AR Department of Education 2009-2010

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